Silver kopek of Ivan IV Vassilijevitch as Tsar (1547-1583) - better known as "Ivan the Terrible", Pskov mint, Russia (Griszin #93)

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Horseman advancing right, holding a spear, "C/MH" below the horse / Inscription in 4 lines "TSAR I VELIKI KNYAZ  IVAN VSEYA RUSY" ("Tsar and Grand Duke Ivan of all Russia"). 13mmx11mm, 0.70 grams. Pskov mint.  Griszin #93; Russian Wire Coins #93.

This is a full kopeck (not a denga) The coin was minted in Pskov around 1540 when Ivan was still just a Grand Duke and not a Tsar.